Sharma (Amitabh Bachchan) is the rich owner of Sharma Limited based in Delhi.
He achieved his ambition and dreams through sheer hard work. But when his wife
passed away, he turned into a real workaholic. |
meant spending less time with his daughter, Shalini (Rani Mukerjee) who is quite
intelligent like her father with a very feminist attitude.
there is Jai Varma (Shah Rukh Khan), a neurotic accountant working for Sharma
day he comes across a woman, changing him into the cool, womanizing, aggressive
starts living two different lives, one in the name of Jai and another in the name
Bakshi (Abhishek Bachchan) is a journalist. New in his profession, he is on the
lookout for an interesting story to make his mark into journalism.
he bumps into Jai/Michael, Anand find what he is looking for to reach at the top.
also have Kiran Reddy (Preity Zinta), a nurse working in a mental hospital.
loves her work and loves helping people until one patient comes to the hospital...
Alvida Naa Kehna (meaning never say goodbye) is director Karan Johar's fourth
film after Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham and Kal
Ho Naa Ho.
film focuses on the romance between Jai and Shalini who are already married to
are both so engrossed in life's day to day domestic rituals that they are convinced
that this is their happiness.
Jai and Shalini still yearn for something deeper and more meaningful. So when
these two people meet that's exactly what they find in each other.
a relationship starting off on pleasant terms, these two characters slowly begin
to develop a liking for each other.
their feelings come to the fore, what results is a collision of lives and emotions,
affecting everyone involved and changing them forever.
film, shot mainly in America, also stars Urmila Matondkar and Saira Mohan.
by Manish Gajjar,
BBC Bollywood Correspondent